Expected Student Outcomes

LCS holds each of its students to high standards, with a school wide and cross-curriculum set of expectations and outcomes that all faculty and staff are committed to helping students achieve.

students will pursue excellence in academics through achieving the following outcomes:

  • Being well prepared for college through academic achievement in all areas (reading, writing, listening, speaking, science, math, social studies, languages, Bible, technology, and the arts).
  • Using critical thinking to process information and becoming creative problem solvers.
  • Knowing how to utilize technology wisely to find, analyze, and assess information, and filter that information through the lens of a Godly world view.
  • Appreciating and/or participating in the arts and literature.
  • Demonstrating the academic competence that is required for the next level of academic pursuit.
  • Communicating effectively in both written and verbal form.
  • Knowing the Bible in concept and memorization.
  • Applying learning to healthy choices affecting lifestyle.

Students will pursue excellence in Service by:

  • Recognizing that each of us is made in God’s image and accepting, honoring and serving one another within and without the school community.
  • Developing understanding and appreciation for cultures and people of all backgrounds and origins.
  • Being involved in their local church community, serving God and others.
  • Valuing and engaging in school and community service projects
  • Work effectively, with respect and integrity, as a leader or participant, in service projects as “unto the Lord.”
  • Articulating the biblical mandate for service and missions, including responsibility to the poor and lost.
  • Understanding their strengths and talents and using those to serve others.
  • Developing leadership skills to serve others.
  • Becoming a wise steward of personal, financial, and natural resources.

Students will pursue excellence in biblical truth by:

  • Accepting Christ as their personal Savior and pursuing ongoing spiritual growth including prayer, Bible study, worship and devotional reading. 
  • Demonstrating the gifts of the Holy Spirit: love, joy, peace, patience, goodness, kindness, gentleness and self-control.
  • Exemplifying Christ-like character, leading their lives according to biblical standards of virtue and ethics.
  • Discovering their value and worth as one who is created in the image of God.
  • Developing and defending a biblical worldview.
  • Knowing how to share and defend their faith.
  • Knowing how to articulate differences between a Christian and other worldviews and dialoguing effectively with those who hold other worldviews.
     
An LCS high school student programs a website in the technology lab.

An LCS high school student programs a website in the technology lab.